Mercury need strong leadership more than ever as Sarver prepares to sell Phoenix NBA, WNBA teams

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WNBA Future Power Rankings: Predicting best, worst franchises

9:00 AM ET Kevin Pelton Close ESPN Senior Writer Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus series Formerly a…

Way-Too-Early WNBA Power Rankings: Our first look at the 2023 season

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LeBron: NBA ‘definitely got’ Sarver decision wrong

LeBron James detailed his disappointment with the NBA’s punishment of Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver, writing…

Phoenix Mercury lead record-setting shoe drive for Brittney Griner’s foundation

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Mercury take another blow, then lose to Aces

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WNBA playoff predictions: Our experts answer the biggest first-round questions

After a thrilling regular season and down-to-the-wire fight for the final two postseason berths, the 2022…

Griner’s defense team files appeal of conviction

MOSCOW — Lawyers for American basketball star Brittney Griner on Monday filed an appeal against her…

Resilient Mercury earn 10th straight playoff berth

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How Skylar Diggins-Smith’s absence impacts Phoenix’s playoff hopes and beyond

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Everything you need to know about the WNBA playoff race

9:05 AM ET Alexa PhilippouESPN Close Covers women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered UConn…

Mercury, Sun show pregame ‘solidarity’ for Griner

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Sources: Griner “prepared for the worst” from Russian verdict, sentencing

WNBA star Brittney Griner’s trial in Russia on drug-related charges is expected to come to a…

Griner OK’d to use cannabis in U.S., lawyer says

KHIMKI, Russia — A lawyer for WNBA star Brittney Griner at her drug possession trial in…

Six teams, three playoff berths: Handicapping the WNBA playoff race

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Report: Ex-Gov. plans Russia trip for Griner talks

Former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson is planning to travel to Russia for talks aimed at…

Griner’s wife tells rally: I can’t rest ’til she’s home

PHOENIX — As her voice cracked, Cherelle Griner, the wife of Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner,…